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TPWD, Granite Shoals officials discuss deer-management ideas

GRANITE SHOALS — City leaders got a dose of biology and reality Jan. 10  when Texas Parks and Wildlife Department officials outlined ways to control the white-tail deer population.

The first step is deciding if the city even has a problem, said Mayor Dennis Maier.

"Urban deer management is as much people management," said TPWD biologist Kevin Schwausch.

The City Council took no action.